A very limited number of insurers offer coverage for COVID-19, so you must be very careful with the definitions in travel insurance policies in relation to the various advisories issued by the government of Canada. There are 4levels of risk advisories and warnings that represent the official measure of security of a destination, country, or region. They are designated by the government as follows:
- Level 1 - Practice usual precautions.
- Level 2 - Practice special precautions.
- Level 3 - Avoid non-essential travel.
- Level 4 - Avoid all travel.
You can purchase emergency medical travel insurance with soNomad that includes coverage for COVID-19 that will cover you even if a government travel advisory were to reverse the latest decision about non-essential travel. Contact one of our advisors toget a free no obligation quote for travel insurance with COVID-19 coverage.